PERSICO 69F CUP PUT ON A SHOW IN MALCESINE ON LAKE GARDA
Fourteen crews battled it out over two long weekends of regattas, World Champions and Olympic sailors like Paul Goodson, Umberto Molineris and Lorenzo Bressani reinforced the flying teams on the waters of Lake Garda.
A new beginning for the 69F Youth Foiling Gold Cup
The 69F project builds momentum with Persico 69F Cup starting in Malcesine on the 27th of April and the second act of the Youth Foiling Gold Cup confirmed for August.
See you next time
No wind, no racing. DutchSail – Janssen de Jong win in Gaeta as all eyes turn to act 2 of the Liberty Bitcoin YFGC in Limone in August. Yesterday, Gaeta served up a feast, but today it was a famine. Following yesterday’s exciting fast foiling conditions, Gaeta brought the
Gaeta comes good
Strong winds finally reveal the full potential of the Persico 69F When cooking, the end result is only ever as good as the quality of the ingredients. Today, Gaeta served up a full feast for the Liberty Bitcoin YFGC with all the required ingredients… plenty of wind, bright sunshine
Strong rain, and no wind, kept the fleet grounded. Torrential rain was the only thing moving in Gaeta today. Low, leaden clouds hung menacingly over a sea dimpled by rain but stubbornly unruffled by the wind. In the afternoon, the fleet went out to sea in the vain hope
Flying above the waves
Young Azzurra lead the way as elimination claims Xela Racing Looking at today’s scoreboard, you could be forgiven for thinking that nothing much happened today. For the first two races, the podium was the same… ITA, EUR, USA with the Italians going on to win 3 out of the
LIGHT WINDS, PRESSURE BUILDING
Qualifiers are over, the real work begins now. The light, shifty wind brought the flying Persico 69Fs back down to earth, but the unstable conditions allowed for plenty of opportunities for wily opportunists to move up through the fleet, or for others to slip down. In the first race
No wind, no fly
No foiling today in the Youth Foiling Gold Cup “We tried our best, we went out looking for the wind, but it was hopeless, so we cancelled for the day.” – Dede De Luca, Chief Sailing Officer The Persico 69F is a very flexible foiling platform, able to foil